In This Issue
- APA Working Group on End-of-Life Issues and Care
Proposed updates to the 2001 APA Policies on End-of-Life Care and Assisted Dying move forward.
- The APA Committee on Aging (CONA) welcomes new members
Walter Boot, PhD, and Vonetta Dotson, PhD, joined CONA in January.
- CONA spring 2017 meeting
CONA’s agenda focused on education, science, policy and practice issues.
- Aging policy update
The Public Interest Government Relations Office advocates for essential aging services.
By Aaron Bishop and Serena Dávila, JD
- 2017 APA Annual Convention: All about aging
Aging will be highlighted in a range of programming in Washington, D.C.
- Just for students
Check out these resources for students.
- New resources available
Take a look at recently developed resources from APA and other organizations.
- In the news
A summary of recent stories in the APA Monitor on Psychology® and press releases spotlighting aging.
- “Aging” at APA: APA entities with a focus on aging
Working together to bring psychology and aging to the forefront of APA and national efforts.
Call for Nominations to the APA Committee on Aging
The Committee on Aging seeks nominations, including self-nominations, for two new full members of APA with substantive expertise in aging issues to serve a three-year term beginning January 2018 and ending December 2020. The deadline for nominations is Aug. 31, 2017. More information here